JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 157 new COVID-19 cases and 13 new deaths Tuesday, May 25.
New COVID-19 related deaths reported to MSDH as of 3 p.m. Monday. Three deaths occurred on May 23 in the counties below:
- Forrest 1
- Madison 2
Ten deaths occurred between April 15 and May 18, identified from death certificate reports.
- Bolivar 1
- Coahoma 2
- Desoto 1
- Jones 1
- Lamar 2
- Montgomery 1
- Rankin 1
- Warren 1
As of Tuesday, May 25, there have been 316,911 total cases of the virus since mid-March, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 7,298 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 306,872 recoveries.